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New York Minute Sew Along Last Day! Day 4 – Hi Low Hem

Today is the last day of our sew along, and it’s been so much fun!  Many of you have almost completed your dresses or tops, but if you’re just joining us, you still have time.  You have until Sunday to enter your completed New York Minute dress or top into our Tie Dye Diva Patterns … Continue reading “New York Minute Sew Along Last Day! Day 4 – Hi Low Hem”

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New York Minute Sew Along Day 3 – Scrunch Neck Hack

  You’ve made it to the halfway point you New York Minute sew-alongers!  Today we’re moving onto steps 4 and 5 of the New York Minute Dress pattern, finishing the neckline and sleeves.  If you’re just joining us, you can find our previous posts here: Pre Sew Along Kickoff – Choosing Fabrics Day 1 – … Continue reading “New York Minute Sew Along Day 3 – Scrunch Neck Hack”

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New York Minute Sew Along Day 2 – Pocket Variations

Welcome to Day 2 of our New York Minute sew along!  Today it’s all about the pockets, and there are plenty for you to choose from.  We’ll be completing steps 1 through 3 of the New York Minute Dress pattern, so if you’re thinking about adding one of our sew along pockets, then today’s post … Continue reading “New York Minute Sew Along Day 2 – Pocket Variations”

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New York Minute Sew Along Day 1 – Fit and Pattern Modifications

It’s finally here!  The New York Minute Sew Along!  Can you believe it’s almost been a year since the pattern was released?  We don’t know about you, but we’ve been anticipating this sew along for months, and we’re so happy to have you joining us.  Our next few days together (because this sew along is … Continue reading “New York Minute Sew Along Day 1 – Fit and Pattern Modifications”

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New York Minute Sew Along – Pre Sew Along Kickoff – Choosing Fabrics

We are excited to announce our upcoming New York Minute Sew-Along starting November 6! If you haven’t participated in a sew-along before, check out our New York Minute Sew Along Information page for some basic info. You’re gonna have some choices to make! View options for this girls’ dress pattern in sizes 12 months to … Continue reading “New York Minute Sew Along – Pre Sew Along Kickoff – Choosing Fabrics”

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Lemon Drop Dress Sew Along Day 2 – Add on Flutters, Constructing the Bodice

Welcome to Lemon Drop Dress Sew Along Day 2! Today we’ll construct the bodice and add the optional flutters to the straps. It’s really easy to add this sweet touch and shoulder coverage, let’s go! Day 1’s post instructs adding an additional 1/4″ seam allowance along both long edges of your strap pieces to make … Continue reading “Lemon Drop Dress Sew Along Day 2 – Add on Flutters, Constructing the Bodice”

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London Calling La Tulipe – Sewing with Cotton Lawn (on the Cali Fabrics blog)

We are blogging about sewing with cotton lawn (and swoon! crochet lace trim) over on the Cali Fabrics blog – come see the beautiful La Tulipe Dress Gina made with Robert Kaufman’s London Calling cotton lawn in Swirling Leaves and Flowers in pink and orange! (affiliate link with a coupon discount for you) She’ll tell … Continue reading “London Calling La Tulipe – Sewing with Cotton Lawn (on the Cali Fabrics blog)”

Dress and Top Patterns | Featured Patterns | Perfect Party Dress | Romper Patterns | Ruffled Romper

Romper and Dress in Flutter & Float!

So excited to share these projects with you today! I sewed up a sweet sister set with the Perfect Party Dress pattern and the Ruffled Baby Bubble Romper pattern using the brand new Flutter & Float collection by Ana Davis for Blend Fabrics. The Perfect Party Dress is made with Float in Green, Flower Crown … Continue reading “Romper and Dress in Flutter & Float!”

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Omitting the Collar on The Garnet Dress / How to Sew a Neck Band on any Knit Tee

I adore our Garnet Dress, Top and Skirt Pattern for Girls! When the pattern was first released last winter Sweet Pea had six of them in her closet! Now it’s time to sew some more. The Garnet Pattern features a knit bodice with drop waist and a twirly circle skirt that can be made from … Continue reading “Omitting the Collar on The Garnet Dress / How to Sew a Neck Band on any Knit Tee”

Daydreamer Dress | Featured Patterns

A Year of Dresses: The Daydreamer Dress

The countdown is on, only three more weeks of a year of dresses after today!  This week I decided to go back to a favorite pattern and fell in love with it all over again.  Amazingly, though I have made three Daydreamer Dresses before this one, Sweet Pea has never had one in her own … Continue reading “A Year of Dresses: The Daydreamer Dress”